In 2009 KWS Motorsports fielded the Aprilia Factory effort in the AMA Pro Daytona Sportbike class with riders Chaz Davies, Ben Thompson and then Aaron Gobert. The team took the Aprilia RSV1000R to the competition in the class with impressive results for an largely undeveloped bike with 10 year old technology. KWS Technician Michael Godin drops some knowledge on us form his experience in working with the bike.
Huntley Nash and Neyra Racing New Jersey Motorsports Park Recap
Huntley Nash and Neyra Racing recap from New Jersey Motor Sports Park.
Huntley was on his way to perhaps his best AMA Pro Superbike finish of the
season when a small part on his bike let go. The team has plans to test
electronics in the off season and come back in 2014 on a much improved
SBK Factory "The Bike"- Episode 1 Taking Performance to New Heights
From www.OnTheThrottle.com, the first episode of "Taking Performance to New
Heights," a web series following Jake Holden and SBK Factory on their
journey to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.
This first episode is all about the motorcycle— a custom built Kawasaki
ZRX1224RR Superbike. The video gives viewers an inside look at the bike's
development, which combines high performance aftermarket parts with SBK
Factory's own in-house superbike engineering. SBK Factory owner and bike
builder James Compton explains what went into putting together this "modern
classic" superbike for rider Jake Holden to race up America's mountain this
Follow SBK Factory on Facebook, www.facebook.com/sbkfactoryracing, to see
exclusive bonus footage of OnTheThrottle.TV's "Taking Performance to New
Heights" series. SBK Factory develops one of a kind custom bikes and parts,
built with factory works level craftsmanship and a local business passion.
Learn more at www.sbkfactory.com.
KWS Race Shop Tour
In the summer of 2008 we had the opportunity to crash the KWS race shop, a
real functioning shop where racing serves their R&D needs, and their
customers benefit from their high horsepower output engine
builds. Here's how it goes down at the KWS race shop in North Charleston,
Ducati 848 Testastretta Cam Timing 2
This video demonstrates a "piston stop", which enables the technician to
find "Top Dead Center" with precision. Finding TDC is critical to timing
the camshafts, because the piston is what dictates when the flow of
air/fuel needs to be metered by the valves via the camshafts.
KWS '09 AMA Superbike Series Season Review
In 2009 we had the good fortune to work with the guys at Factory Aprilia
Millennium Technologies KWS for the entire season. We documented their race
efforts as riders Chaz Davies and Ben Thompson (later replaced by Aaron
Gobert) navigated a new rules package on a bike that nobody had ever raced
at a professional level. The following is the entire season with the
exception of the Laguna Seca round. The segments had been missing from this
iteration of OnTheThrottle.TV previous to this re-edit. Enjoy...
Tags: aaron gobert, Aprilia, ben thompson, chaz davies, daytona sportbike,
Aprilia RSV-R Factory - Gopro Hero2
Onboard Tom's RSV-R. Footage from January 12 Playday @ Hampton downs over a
couple of sessions, 1080p @ 30fps. Nice hot day, using the fresh seal on
track was forming some rubble just off line through turn 4 and 5. However
still managing to cut over 3 sec off his previous best times.
Graves Motorsports Yamaha R6 Daytona Sportbike Engine Build - Part 2
Graves Motorsports video series part 2, showcasing a Yamaha R6 engine
disassembly. This engine is being built by Josh Herrin's AMA crew chief
Gary Dean on the way to becoming a pro level Daytona Sportbike engine. See
separate youtube listing in 3D format. Graves Motorsports technically
supports the motorcycle racing community and these exact spec Yamaha R6
engines can be found on Gravesport.com.
Moss Dissects Mladin's GSX-R1000 Superbike
Dave Moss of Catalyst Reaction Suspension gets intimate with Mat Mladin's
2009 GSX-R1000 American Superbike. Dave gives us a tour of the superbike's
trick bits and design, most of which would be valuable on a normal bike
"Aprilia RSV" - HD - Motorcycle - Smokin Apes - Streetfighters
FIND US ON FACEBOOK!
Our Aprilia RSV Tuono 1000 made the cover of the german
This footage was filmed all year long, so it might be that you already have
seen some footage. Enjoy.
Unsere Aprilia RSV Tuono 1000 hat es auf das Cover der Fighters geschafft.
Wir haben euch ein paar Szenen der Saison zusammen geschnitten. Vermutlich
kennt ihr einige Bilder bereits. Viel Spaß.
Transformes - Witwicky
Flume - Holdin On